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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173532
Last updated: 30 August 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic T6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American AT-6D Texan (T-6)
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Brasileira (FAB)
Registration: 1448
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:Guyana -   Guyana
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Guasipeti, Bolívar
Destination airport:
Missing after forced landing in jungle of British Guyana due to possible engine failure. Airplane was on unscheduled en route stop at Guasipeti due to engine trouble. Five airplane on return flight from Panama via Venezuela to Brasil.


El Litoral 15 July 1947, p1
A Noite 15 July 1947, p1+3

Revision history:

02-Feb-2015 20:26 TB Added
06-Feb-2015 21:45 TB Updated [Location, Country]
30-Aug-2019 13:39 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Aug-2019 13:41 TB Updated [Damage]

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